Pentactinocarpus Dumitrica 1978 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Pentactinocarpidae

Synonyms: Oertlisphaera Kozur and Mostler 1979, Praedruppatractylis Kozur and Mostler 1979

Parent taxon: Pentactinocarpidae according to O. Takahashi and Y. Miyake 2014

See also De Wever et al. 2001 and Tekin 2002

Sister taxa: Busuanga, Lobactinocapsa, Pentactinocapsa, Pentactinorbis

Subtaxa: Pentactinocarpus acanthicus Pentactinocarpus fusiformis Pentactinocarpus magnus Pentactinocarpus sevaticus Pentactinocarpus tetracanthus

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Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore


• Triassic of Austria (1 collection), Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), Canada (27: British Columbia), Cyprus (10), Italy (1), Japan (2), Oman (1), the Philippines (3), Slovenia (7), Turkey (23), Vietnam (2)

Total: 78 collections including 92 occurrences

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